Period
to 18 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Skype skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Skype over the 6 months to 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 194 203 226
Rank change year-on-year +9 +23 +43
Permanent jobs citing Skype 28 26 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.58% 0.51% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.65% 3.14% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 21 28 27
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +25.00% -14.89%
10th Percentile £21,250 £38,475 £28,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £48,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

Skype is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 767 828 993
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 15.93% 16.09% 15.51%
Number of salaries quoted 608 675 798
East Midlands median annual salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,375 £58,750 £52,875
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Skype
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Skype as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Skype in the East Midlands

Skype
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Skype in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for Skype in the East Midlands

Skype
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Skype in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Skype in the East Midlands

Skype
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Skype within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +19 15 £35,000 -24.73% 5
Derbyshire +20 10 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Leicestershire -7 2 £27,000 -10.00% 2
Northamptonshire -16 1 £35,000 -36.36% 3
Skype
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, IT jobs citing Skype also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Skype.

1 23 (82.14%) Microsoft
2 20 (71.43%) Skype for Business
3 18 (64.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (64.29%) Windows
4 16 (57.14%) DNS
4 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 16 (57.14%) Office 365
5 15 (53.57%) SLA
6 14 (50.00%) Windows 10
7 13 (46.43%) ITIL
8 12 (42.86%) Cisco
9 11 (39.29%) Microsoft Office
9 11 (39.29%) SCCM
10 10 (35.71%) Antivirus Management
11 9 (32.14%) Problem Management
11 9 (32.14%) Root Cause Analysis
12 8 (28.57%) Change Management
12 8 (28.57%) LAN
12 8 (28.57%) WAN
12 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (28.57%) Incident Management
13 7 (25.00%) Software Deployment
13 7 (25.00%) Oracle Linux
13 7 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (25.00%) Oracle
13 7 (25.00%) Linux
13 7 (25.00%) ITSM
13 7 (25.00%) IPsec
13 7 (25.00%) Red Hat
14 6 (21.43%) VMware

Skype
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (71.43%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (39.29%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 18 (64.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (57.14%) Office 365
3 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (10.71%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (3.57%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (57.14%) DNS
2 8 (28.57%) LAN
2 8 (28.57%) WAN
3 7 (25.00%) IPsec
4 5 (17.86%) VLAN
5 4 (14.29%) DHCP
5 4 (14.29%) Firewall
5 4 (14.29%) MPLS
5 4 (14.29%) VoIP
6 3 (10.71%) IP Telephony
6 3 (10.71%) Unified Communications
6 3 (10.71%) Wireless
6 3 (10.71%) WLAN
7 2 (7.14%) Internet
7 2 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (7.14%) SAN
7 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
8 1 (3.57%) BIG-IP
8 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (3.57%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (7.14%) Legal
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) IT Support
2 7 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (14.29%) Support Team Leader
3 4 (14.29%) Team Leader
4 3 (10.71%) Head of Infrastructure
4 3 (10.71%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Service Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.57%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.57%) Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Licensing
2 1 (3.57%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 18 (64.29%) Windows
2 14 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (25.00%) Linux
4 7 (25.00%) Oracle Linux
4 7 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (21.43%) Windows 7
6 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) ITIL
2 10 (35.71%) Antivirus Management
3 9 (32.14%) Problem Management
3 9 (32.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (28.57%) Change Management
4 8 (28.57%) Incident Management
5 7 (25.00%) ITSM
5 7 (25.00%) Software Deployment
6 5 (17.86%) Performance Management
6 5 (17.86%) Presales
7 4 (14.29%) Service Delivery
7 4 (14.29%) Service Delivery Management
7 4 (14.29%) Service Management
8 3 (10.71%) Analytics
8 3 (10.71%) Asset Management
8 3 (10.71%) Availability Management
8 3 (10.71%) Capacity Management
8 3 (10.71%) Patch Management
8 3 (10.71%) Security Patching
8 3 (10.71%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
2 4 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) MCSE
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (7.14%) MCSA
3 1 (3.57%) CCDA
3 1 (3.57%) CCNA
3 1 (3.57%) CCNP
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.57%) VCP5
3 1 (3.57%) VCP6
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (53.57%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
4 3 (10.71%) BitLocker
4 3 (10.71%) Firmware
4 3 (10.71%) XenServer
5 2 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (39.29%) SCCM
2 4 (14.29%) SCSM
3 3 (10.71%) HP NNM
3 3 (10.71%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (10.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (10.71%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (82.14%) Microsoft
2 12 (42.86%) Cisco
3 7 (25.00%) Oracle
3 7 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 6 (21.43%) VMware
5 3 (10.71%) HP
5 3 (10.71%) Juniper
5 3 (10.71%) McAfee
5 3 (10.71%) Nimble Storage
5 3 (10.71%) SolarWinds
5 3 (10.71%) Sonus
5 3 (10.71%) Sophos
5 3 (10.71%) Symantec
6 2 (7.14%) iManage
7 1 (3.57%) Capita
7 1 (3.57%) Citrix
7 1 (3.57%) Meraki